Port Orleans

Today we started another vacation. And as with many of our vacations, we're spending the...
Town square in old town, Rotherburg

Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Rothenburg over the Tauber is a medieval city in Germany, southeast of Frankfurt, and west...

Hohenschwangau

Hohen schwan gau - in german means high (hohen) schwan (swan) gau (country, district). The...
Image of Mono Lake

Mono Lake: A Soup of History

One of the disadvantages of traveling the eastern Sierras is that it's a long way...
Norwegian Epic docked in St. Marten

Norwegian Cruise Line’s Epic – Epic Trip, or Epic Failure?

Over the years, we've made eleven cruises on various ships and cruise lines. From that...

Is the Food Quality aboard Cruise Ships Changing

When you read the cruise and travel blogs, it seems that a lot of folks...

Communications From a Cruise Ship

One of the things we've quickly grown accustomed to in the 21st century is the...

Fitness Aboard a Cruise Ship

For most cruises, use of the fitness center (gym), jogging and walking tracks, and wellness...

Free Style Dining NCL Style

Free Style means, well, free style. You show up for dinner whenever you want just...